Student Computing Labs and Kiosks
All University of Pittsburgh students with a valid University Computing Account may use any of the eight Student Computing Labs, Computer Kiosks, and Pitt Print Stations conveniently located throughout the Pittsburgh campus close to residence halls and classrooms. Printing services are offered through the Student Computing Labs. The computers and facilities are updated annually, with all Student Computing Lab computers being replaced after four years of service (re-used or recycled). All of the workstations are Energy Star certified.
Additional Student Computing Lab services include access to a wide range of software tools, the ability to print via a mobile device, purchase additional print quota, Computer Kiosks, and Mobile Device Charging Stations.
The Student Computing Labs received a 2015 Pitt Sustainability Award.
View our interactive Campus Maps to locate the following:.
Student Computing Lab House Rules
Please be considerate when using the Student Computing Labs!
- No tobacco
- Speak softly
- Notify staff immediately of drink spills
- Dispose of trash
Lab patrons who violate these policies will be asked to leave the lab.
You may be asked to show your University Identification card, per the following University policy:
Summary of Services Available
Note: Color Pitt Print Stations are only located in Student Computing Labs. Pitt Print Client 17.0, released in fall 2016, or later is required for printing to the color printers from a personal device.
After sending a print job to a printer, students can pick up the document by swiping their University ID card or entering their University username and password at a Pitt Print Station.
To install the Pitt Print software, follow these instuctions.
For more information, see the My Print Center Frequently Asked Questions.
Available sizes for sheets include letter-size (8.5" x 11") and tabloid-size (11" x17").
Computing and Software
Collaborative Rooms and Classroom Reservation
Mobile IT Resources
Mobile Computing Counters and Lab
Mobile Device Charging Stations
FALL SEMESTER LAB HOURS (AUGUST 27–DECEMBER 14, 2018)
|Alumni Hall (Room B-40)||CLOSED||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED|
|Bellefield Hall (Room 314)||CLOSED||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED|
|Benedum Hall (Room B-06)||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.|
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-27)||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.|
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-62)||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.|
|David Lawrence Hall (Room 230)||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours|
|Hillman Library (Room 112)||10 a.m.–24 hours||24 hours||24 hours–10 p.m.||9 a.m.–10 p.m.|
|Sutherland Hall (Room 120)||10 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||9 a.m.–10 p.m.|
FALL BREAK HOURS (OCTOBER 12–16, 2018)
|Alumni Hall (Room B-40)||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED||CLOSED||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.|
|Bellefield Hall (Room 314)||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||CLOSED||CLOSED||CLOSED||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.|
|Benedum Hall (Room B-06)||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.|
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-27)||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.– 6 p.m.||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.|
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-62)||7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.||10 a.m.–6 p.m.||Noon–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.|
|David Lawrence Hall (Room 230)||24 hours||24 hours||24 hours–11 p.m.||CLOSED||7:30 a.m.–24 hours|
|Hillman Library (Room 112)||24 hours–10 p.m.||9 a.m.–10 p.m.||10 a.m.–24 hours||24 hours||24 hours|
|Sutherland Hall (Room 120)||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||9 a.m.–10 p.m.||10 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.||7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.|
For more information about lab software, visit the software in the labs page.
|Windows Computers (Windows 10)||Windows Express Stations* (Windows 10)||Macintosh Computers (MacOS 10.11)||Linux Computers (Red Hat Linux)||Black & White Print Stations||Color Print Stations|
|Alumni Hall (Room B-40)||12 (D)||5 (D)||6 (A)||2 (E)||2||1|
|Bellefield Hall (Room 314)||31 (D)||-||-||-||1||-|
|Benedum Hall (Room B-06)||22 (D)||22 (D)||10 (A)||2 (E)||3||1|
|Outside lab exit door||-||-||-||-||1||-|
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-27)||-||18 (B)||22 (A)||2 (E)||3||1|
|Cathedral of Learning (Room G-62)||24 (B)||-||-||-||3||-|
|G-62 Classroom||25 (B)||-||-||-||-||-|
|David Lawrence Hall (Room 230)||25 (C)||25 (C)||12 (A)||2 (E)||4||1|
|Outside lab entrance||-||-||-||-||1||-|
|1st floor||22 (B)||23 (B)||14 (A)||2 (E)||4||1|
|3rd floor||26 (D, C)||14 (E)||12 (A)||-||1||-|
|Sutherland Hall (Room 114)||5 (C)||5 (C)||4 (A)||2 (E)||1||1|
Outside lab in lobby
All labs are equipped with portable USB DVD+/-RW drives, document and photo scanners, and headphones. Please see a Lab Monitor to borrow a portable device.
* Windows Express Stations have the most highly used software packages. You can quickly log in to these computers and work on them for as long as you need.
Computer Models Used In Our Labs:
|Model||Processor||RAM||Video Card||Storage Type||Display Size|
|A||Apple iMac (21.5” Late 2013)||Intel Core i7||16 GB||1 GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M||Solid State||21.5" 1920x1080|
|B||Dell Precision 5720 All-in-One||Intel Core i7-7700||16 GB||4 GB AMD Radeon Pro WX 4150||Solid State||27" 4K 3840x2160|
|C||Dell Precision 3420||Intel Core i7-7700||16 GB||2 GB AMD FirePro W4100||Solid State||27" 4K 3840x2160|
|D||Dell Precision 3420||Intel Core i7-6700||16 GB||2 GB AMDFirePro W2100||Solid State||23" 1920x1080|
|E||Dell OptiPlex 9020||Intel Core i7-4790||16 GB||2 GB AMD Radeon R7 250||Solid State||23" 1920x1080|
Special Lab Equipment
- USB MIDI musical keyboard with headphones – B-40 Alumni Hall
- Specialized Desks – 314 Bellefield Hall and Hillman Library featuring specialized desks with USB and AC power ports to charge personal devices. The desks also feature VGA and HDMI inputs so students can use the workstation's display as a second screen with personal devices. Please see a Lab Monitor to borrow a video cable.
- Student Computing Lab Classrooms - 314 Bellefield Hall and G-62 Cathedral of Learning. Reserve a classroom.
- Dual monitor workstations - B-40 Alumni Hall
Each charging station is equipped with:
- 1 Apple 30 Pin Dock Connection
- 3 Apple Lightning Connections
- 3 Micro USB Connections
- 1 USB-C Connection
Remember: Never leave your device unattended while it's charging!
Pittsburgh campus locations include:
- Alumni Lab
- Bellefield Lab
- Benedum Lab
- Cathedral G25 Mobile Student Computing Lab
- Cathedral G27 Lab
- Cathedral G62 Lab
- David Lawrence Hall (24 Hours)
- Hillman Library Lab
- Litchfield Towers Lobby
- Sutherland Lab
- University Store on Fifth
- William Pitt Union
Pittsburgh Campus Includes:
- Litchfield Towers (Lobby - 3 kiosks)
- Lothrop Hall (Lobby - 1 kiosk)
- O'Hara Student Center (1 kiosk)
- Wesley W. Posvar Hall (1st Floor - 2 kiosks)
- Sennott Square (2nd Floor Lobby - 1 kiosk)
- William Pitt Union Lobby (2 kiosks)
Pitt Print enables students to send print jobs from any location to Pitt Print Stations located in all of the Student Computing Labs and the following locations. *Note that for security reasons, these print stations are only accessible to students living in those residence halls.